MLA is the favored citation format for the humanities.
Purdue's OWL (Online Writing Lab) has an extensive guide to understanding MLA - the format, the purpose, and much more. This is an authoritative site.
The Purdue OWL MLA Classroom Poster was developed by Kate Bouwens for the Purdue Professional Writing - Purdue OWL Internship class, English 490, in spring 2009. Successive contributors include Elizabeth Geib and Rachel Atherton.
This citation creator has no ads, includes helpful guidance through the 'whys' of formatting.The option for MLA or APA exists. Just click on the desired style guide at the bottom of the screen. It does not save once closed.